|Viral disease investigated|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
A mosquito-borne disease that originated in Africa and elsewhere that has not been found yet in the United States is causing concerns among health officials, and now the University of Pittsburgh Center for Vaccine Research has joined a group of top virologists around the world to respond to the recent spread of the disease, caused by the chikungunya virus.
The virus causes fever and joint pain and has now been reported in the Caribbean and South America.
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